DePaul dominates Central Connecticut State 85-57

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Cain leads the way with 17 points in DePaul's blowout win

ANNOUNCER 1: If you joined us late, Devin Gage left this ballgame. As McCallum strips it away. Up ahead, a little Euro step and the lay-in.

Devin Gage, status unknown at the time.

In the South Side of Chicago right in the middle of this arena kind of on the border of the South Side as Eli Cain lights up a 3.

ANNOUNCER 2: But you see what happens for a scorer like Eli Cain. We had a lot of stagnant play out here. DePaul was struggling to score. Central Connecticut was struggling to score.

ANNOUNCER 1: Great play. Brandon Cyrus getting a little bit of energy back in the building.

ANNOUNCER 2: Brandon Cyrus building his confidence. Sees the-- turns down the screen by Maric, attacks with his left hand, and uses the other side to finish and draw the foul.

We're gonna get to that. We'll definitely get to that.

ANNOUNCER 1: It's called a big league tease right there as Marin Maric-- good ball movement from DePaul. That's what they've been lacking on the last few trips.

We'll have some fun here in this second half. And hopefully DePaul can pull away a bit as Mustafa Jones finally in the score column. Knocks down his first shot of the day, one out of four.

12-point game. Crisply passing the ball this time. Strus corner 3, short. What a follow by McCallum.

ANNOUNCER 2: And that's what McCallum brings to the game-- energy.

ANNOUNCER 1: He's been given a chance. Cain-- good pass. Marin Maric.

ANNOUNCER 2: One of the other things about Eli Cain's--

ANNOUNCER 1: Bowles, long floater. And Maric cleans it up on the other side in the glass. McCallum finding Maric streaking to the hoop.

ANNOUNCER 2: And that all was created by the big fella, Maric, the defensive rebound.

ANNOUNCER 1: And the DePaul Blue Demons are going to get back to .500 with a 4 and 4 record. And they're right on their average, averaging 85 and 1/2 points a game over their last couple of wins. Right on that number today and just pulled away in the second half today, Dickie, and everybody got into the action today.

ANNOUNCER 2: Well, the things that stand out for this game today, collective group on defense, team defense locked in, points in the paint--